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I Appreciate Classical Music

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    Magical - I'm not a hardcore Classical music guy. I only know a handful of composers. But that shouldn't stop me from liking sonatas and symphonies, right? I enjoy listening to...
    PaulDoe PaulDoe 18-21, M Feb 11, 2010

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    Just Another One.... -
    justsunni justsunni 51-55, F Dec 17, 2010

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    Rare Composers - I like to find unusual composers as well as the greats like Rachmaninov and Beethoven. E.G. Adolf von Henselt, Joachim Raff, Ignaz Moscheles, Johann Nepomuk Hummel...
    Peteri Peteri 51-55, M Apr 6, 2013

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    Montagues And Capulets (prokofiev) - Another big favourite ......  
    liguidgold liguidgold 41-45, F Jun 29, 2011

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    Choir... - I am in a choir at a community college . This is my third semester in choir because I love singing. I am also taking voice lessons and I am in two other choirs at church...
    LuciaRose LuciaRose 26-30, F Feb 25, 2012

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    I Love Classical Music. - When I was small my Mum took me to see Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, being performed with real cannons. Still kinda regret I don't remember it that well...
    Eurynomos Eurynomos 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 18, 2009

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    Uplifting and Relaxing. - I like to listen to Mozart and Tchachovski, it can be both relaxing or uplifting depending on your mood and where you want to go with your mood.
    HospitalCorpsman HospitalCorpsman 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 10, 2008

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    Join The Listeners' Club! - I am a professional violinist and private violin teacher in Richmond, VA. About a year ago I added a blog to my website in an effort to better allow my...
    timothyjuddviolin timothyjuddviolin 36-40 Jun 10, 2012

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    My Love Story- Unrequited Love - I was married before I met this guy in company. he was divorced and I introduced one of my friend to him. Because I have good impression of...
    myheartbroken myheartbroken 26-30 Jun 10, 2009

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    Classical Music Is - moving.
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Jan 8, 2011

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    Taste - I like the romantics. Chopin, Mahler, Beethoven. Brahms is aight. Tchaikovsky was always a bit too Russian for me. JSB is the man. Such wonderful complexity to his music...
    pratyekayan pratyekayan 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 21, 2010

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    Moonlight Sonata - Beethoven - A favourite ....... 
    liguidgold liguidgold 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 29, 2011

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    One Of My Favorites - Chopin's Nocturne Op.9 No.2 is absolutely mesmerizing.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 10, 2013

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    How Is This For Classical? ;) -
    justsunni justsunni 51-55, F Dec 17, 2010

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    WA Mozart - I can listen to his piano concertos all day. There is something distinctly mesmerising about the music and I am thrilled to listen to it. I have even made love to...
    bonizil bonizil 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2013

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    Carmina Burana - Carmina Burana is definitely something I love to listen to. Apart from being mostly Latin (which I love) also the music is great. I don't listen to classical...
    MsIndievidual MsIndievidual 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 17, 2009

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    When I Was Young... - When I was young, up until my teens, alot of the music I heard was at my Grandmothers, she would listen to Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Beethoven etc etc. I used to...
    PurpleUmbrella PurpleUmbrella 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 12, 2008

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    I grew up listening to rap then goin to mostly trance or club type type but good ol Youtube has opened the portal into amazing classical. I'm not well educated in the different...
    NorthernLytes NorthernLytes 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    Since I play classical music, I love to listen to classical music.
    AdelaideHayashi AdelaideHayashi 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I think its getting less and less people prefer to listen classical music. They prefer easier things, they would like to spend things. Classical music needs effort, but people dont...
    adaggio adaggio 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 19

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    I love listening to classical music in my office and at home. When I am having a bad day, I turn on classical music and within minutes I am mellow and in a better mood to deal...
    femalelovesanimals femalelovesanimals 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 7

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    I always imagined if I ever am pregnant in my life that surround sound will fill my home with classical music.
    alexandraisabelle alexandraisabelle 22-25, F Mar 27

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    Classical music makes me have out of body experiences. It's absolutely incredible. It can make me happy or sad. It can actually make my heart hurt. Or have butterflies. I can't...
    Alexicutie Alexicutie 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    It makes me breathe in its rhythms cautiously and silently. Each note becomes a wave pushing me closer and closer to the threshold, the cliff. When that anticipated segment comes...
    AnomicNorme AnomicNorme 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    Just love it, so many great scenes in my head. I sometimes wonder if i should be a director. Tarantino gets it too, the music he uses is very well suited to the blood and gore of...
    MrCharlED MrCharlED 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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    While everyone else my age is jamming to whoever the latest singers are in the car (I don't know who they are. I think Lorde is still popular), I'm jamming out to New World...
    emily39 emily39 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    I love this piece ..... Ode Of Joy 
    lexuslourve lexuslourve 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    I love Saint-Saens, Sarasate and Paganini.
    littlefox2 littlefox2 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    My boyfriend and I were going out of town for dinner. I had The Planets in my CD player and he said to me after I had merged onto the highway, "Mars makes merging very intense and...
    emily39 emily39 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I love classical music. I have my masters in music performance - violin, and music composition. I've played in a symphony orchestra since age 22, so about 7 years now. I've...
    rajasaeed rajasaeed 26-30, F Mar 22

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    Classical Music does this for me. I always imagine Balls/old fashioned parties... or I can imagine being free to run around in a flowy dress in a large field. Sound of Music...
    fairgoddess fairgoddess 22-25, F Mar 18

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    I was told my voice was perfect for classical music and I also studied it for a time and I can still sing the way I was taught... ****** of my choral director to no end
    SurpriseMeToday SurpriseMeToday 18-21, F Mar 16

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    I was raised on classical music. However, I have found I love all types of music as a result. From rock, to country, to hip hop, to jazz, to easy listening! Whew, I love a wide...
    waxingpoetic77 waxingpoetic77 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 19

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    I Really love music and I also sing. Especially classical music.
    JpegIcon JpegIcon 26-30, M Apr 3

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    I predominately listen to my personal classical music selections. However, I do listen to rock and roll, easy listening, and other music selections.
    femalelovesanimals femalelovesanimals 31-35, F Apr 7

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    I wish more people would appreciate orchestral music. It's such a wonderful thing to have in your heart. I'm not just talking about Mozart or Bach, but also modern composers like...
    MarimbaJake MarimbaJake 16-17, M 5 Responses Mar 23

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    Music is my release from the world and all of the little troubles. I plug in my ear buds and blast the music right up! I love it so muchhhhhh. I listen to hours and hours of music...
    Jakeuk Jakeuk 16-17, M 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I embrace every culture on this planet earth. I myself come from a culture that is rich in traditions. One way is through music. I don't just listen to English song but I also...
    msian1980 msian1980 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I like foreign soundtrack music, particularly by Yoko Kanno. I like Japanese music, italian music, french music, old jazz music, piano music, classical, opera, indie music, choral...
    BeingInMonochrome BeingInMonochrome 16-17 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Music feeds the soul enriches the brain .Rock and early metal is my choice of music and fuels the Hughgo fire. This type of music i grew up on and to me came out with a lot of...
    hughgo hughgo 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 4

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    I love all kinds of music. I listen to Pandora a lot, and my favorite channel on there is the Lobo channel. I love music from the sixties and seventies, and I really like more...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I absolutely love old music! I collect records, they range from the classical Mozart and Beethoven, to the late 60s early 70s. Music before the 90 was amazing and actually had...
    Girlm35 Girlm35 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I love a wide range of various kinds of music. My music would include groups and individual musicians such as rock and roll, classical, Christmas, easy listening, religious, jazz...
    femaledressed4work femaledressed4work 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I literally love music so much it is unrealistic. Anything from country, to the early 1900's, to tribal, to classical. And every time a song comes on I literally cannot function...
    ADifferentLight ADifferentLight 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Of course -- I don't play any instruments... and I don't sing. But late at night, when I can't sleep (which happens many nights), I like to use GarageBand to make what I like to...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I don't hate all of it. I grew up listening to Popular music. Some of the most beloved Rock bands was considered Pop at the time. Tom Petty, The Cars, Bob Seger, and The Beatles...
    RockingTheCarhartts RockingTheCarhartts 41-45, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    While going down the road with my bf had his phone connected to his speakers in the car. We were listening to music on his phone. He played country music, the put it on rock...
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    One of my escapes is to listen to music. Wide ranging tastes but all with a theme of transporting the mind away from all the stresses of life. Contemporary or classical, I enjoy...
    GrantUK GrantUK 46-50, M Apr 6

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    I love laying in bed, headphones on and just listen to some smooth jazz or classical. Every change in note just makes me feel so much! Like the music is taking over me and morphing...
    CDPlayer1 CDPlayer1 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    Musica maestro!! From Biggy & Pun to 211, Maroon 5, The Whalers & MJB. All master composers & lyricist!! Music its a huge part of who I am. Lyrically it picks my brain one bar...
    MrMan90210 MrMan90210 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I love them all from rock to classical and country to techno spanish dubstep anything about
    MerpR MerpR 13-15, F Mar 17

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    Everything... Honestly... From hardcore to country to techno, to classical... My favorite is indie pop
    jennamajenna jennamajenna 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 18